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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Miami FL
402 PM EDT WED MAY 16 2018

FLC011-086-099-162015-
/O.CON.KMFL.SV.W.0011.000000T0000Z-180516T2015Z/
Miami-Dade FL-Broward FL-Palm Beach FL-
402 PM EDT WED MAY 16 2018

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 415 PM EDT
FOR NORTHERN MIAMI-DADE...CENTRAL BROWARD AND SOUTH CENTRAL PALM
BEACH COUNTIES...

At 401 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 9 miles northwest of Coral Springs to near Doral,
moving east at 15 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to
         roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Miami, Hialeah, Pembroke Pines, Miramar and Coral Springs.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

To report severe weather contact your nearest law enforcement agency.
They will send your report to the National Weather Service office in
Miami. You can also share your report with NWS Miami on Facebook and
Twitter.

Tornadoes are possible with this line of thunderstorms. Intense
thunderstorm lines can produce brief tornadoes and widespread
significant wind damage. Although a tornado is not immediately
likely, it is best to move to an interior room on the lowest floor
of a building. These storms may cause serious injury and significant
property damage.

Continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature`s leading
killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to
be struck by lightning.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with these storms, and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

&&

LAT...LON 2646 8023 2579 8025 2576 8052 2643 8048
TIME...MOT...LOC 2001Z 267DEG 11KT 2636 8038 2582 8042

TORNADO...POSSIBLE
HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

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